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Mattie (girl)

What does Mattie mean?

Mattie Pronunciation of Mattie [mat-tie] as a name for girls (also used less generally as boys' name Mattie) has its roots in Aramaic and Old German, and Mattie means "lady; mistress of the house; mighty in battle". Mattie is an alternate spelling of Martha (Aramaic). Mattie is also a variant of Matilda (Old German).

Associated with: lady (noble), mighty (strong), battle.


Mattie has 3 variants: Mata, Matti and Matty.

26 more alternative forms via Martha, Matilda: Maitilde, Maltilde, Mariet, Marit, Mart, Marta, Marte, Marth, Marthe, Marthine, Marthy, Marti, Martie, Martina, Martita, Martje, Martta, Marty, Martyne, Mat, Matha, Mathilde, Matilde, Maude, Maudie and Pattie.

Creative forms:
(female) Matie, Matta, ..

(male) Matah, Matta, ..

Middle name pairings:
Mattie Nathalia (M.N.), ..

How popular is Mattie?

Mattie is a very popular first name for women (#252 out of 4276, Top 6%) and also a very popular last name for both adults and children (#19503 out of 150436, Top 13%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Mattie reached its peak rank of #34 in the U.S. in the 1880s, and is presently at #1004. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mattie name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Mattie outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Matilda (#535 via latest list), Martha (#791), Martina (#1635), Matilde, Maudie, Pattie, Maude, Mata, Marti, Martie, Marty, Marta and Mathilde are the popular varying forms of Mattie (#1004 via latest list) ranked in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Marth, are seldom used. Usage of these forms of Mattie was at its highest a century ago (median #892) and is now much diminished (#1711, 97.1%), with forms such as Maudie falling out of fashion.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mattie, Marta, Martha, Marti, Martie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Martina, Marty, Mata, Mathilde, Matilda in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Matilde, Maude, Maudie, Pattie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Marta, Martha, Matilda outside U.S.

Similar Names

Mattie is alike in pronunciation to Mattea and Mattia. Other recommended names are Attie, Beattie, Bettie, Caitie, Cathie, Catie, Chattie, Dottie, Ettie, Hatsie, Hattie, Hettie, Hittie, Kaitie, Kathie, Katie, Kittie, Lettie, Lottie, Macie, Maddie, Maggie, Maidie, Maisie, Maizie, Malfie, Malkie, Mallie, Malvie, Mamie, Mandie, Marcie, Margie, Marie, Marjie, Markie, Marlie, Marnie, Martia, Martine, Mathea, Mathia, Matthea, Matthia, Maurie, Maxie, Mayde, Maymie, Mazie, Medie, Mette, Mirtie, Mistie, Mitzie, Myrtie, Nattie, Nettie, Patte, Pattee, Patti, Tatie, Tottie and Yettie. These names tend to be less commonly used than Mattie.

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